Careers at MFHS

Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc. welcomes employment inquiries from individuals who have an interest in working in prenatal and family health and nutrition. Positions may become available at any time, anywhere within our 16-county service area.

At MFHS we are always seeking professionals with a passion for service. We frequently look for qualified Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners, Nutritionists, Registered Nurses, Dietitians and others to live out our mission and commitment to a healthier community.

MFHS is committed to a healthy work life balance. We offer competitive salary and an excellent benefit package that includes:

  • Medical and Rx
  • Dental and Vision
  • Company Paid Life and Disability
  • Company Matched 401K
  • Typical 37.5 Hour Workweek (May flex up as needed.)
  • No Weekends
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Generous Paid Time Off

Program Assistant – Hazleton/Luzerne County
Part-time Nutritionist – Berks County
Nutritionist– Norristown/Montgomery County
Senior Manager Human Resources – Luzerne County
WIC Program Assistant – Pottstown/Montgomery County

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Program Assistant – Hazleton/Luzerne County – Apply For This Job

Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc. is currently seeking a Program Assistant for our office in Hazleton. The Program Assistant is responsible for supporting service delivery in the WIC Nutrition Program and the Family Planning Program, including collecting data and screening for client eligibility determination, verifying insurances, assisting with patient visits, performing and recording hematological and anthropometric measurements, delivering WIC program benefits and follow up nutrition education, and assisting participants with enrolling in MFHS programs.

Excellent customer service skills are a requirement. Bilingual in Spanish required. Candidate must have the ability to navigate within a PC windows-based environment. Employment with Maternal and Family Health Services is contingent upon receipt of favorable reference verification, State Police criminal background check, clearance results from the Department of Public Welfare Childline and Abuse Registry and the FBI. The position is full time (75 hrs. every 2 weeks) with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, and generous paid time off program.

Part-time Nutritionist – Berks County – Apply For This Job

Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc. is currently seeking a Part Time Nutritionist for the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program in our Berks County, WIC location. The Nutritionist is responsible for determining WIC program eligibility, prescribing the WIC food package, and the delivery and documentation of nutrition education for WIC program participants. Must have a Bachelor of Science degree with a focus in nutrition. Bilingual in Spanish preferred. Employment with Maternal and Family Health Services is contingent upon receipt of favorable reference verification, State Police criminal background check, clearance results from the Department of Public Welfare Childline and Abuse Registry and the FBI. This position is part time with benefits.

Nutritionist– Norristown/Montgomery County – Apply For This Job

Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc. is currently seeking a Nutritionist for the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program in our Norristown/Montgomery County, WIC location. The Nutritionist is responsible for determining WIC program eligibility, prescribing the WIC food package, and the delivery and documentation of nutrition education for WIC program participants. Must have a Bachelor of Science degree with a focus in nutrition. Bilingual in Spanish preferred. Employment with Maternal and Family Health Services is contingent upon receipt of favorable reference verification, State Police criminal background check, clearance results from the Department of Public Welfare Childline and Abuse Registry and the FBI. The position is full time (75 hrs. every 2 weeks) with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, and generous paid time off program.


Senior Manager Human Resources – Luzerne County – Apply For This Job

Maternal and Family Health Services Inc. is looking for a Senior Manager of Human Resources. MFHS, is a non-profit health and social service provider, connecting our communities to better health in 16 counties of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

This position serves as a business partner and consultant to MFHS Leadership on all Human Resource related issues and also addressing and anticipating Human Resources needs of our 200 employees while assuring compliance with federal, state and local employment regulations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Revises human resources programs, policies and procedures in accordance with personnel law and in conjunction with the Board, Human Resources Committee and through the direction of the Executive Team.
  • Facilitates communication among employees and management by providing guidance to managers and employees in problem solving, dispute resolution and team building.
  • Assists management with the administration of the performance review process and the agency wage and salary program.
  • Provides assistance with and/or advice on all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.
  • Supervises HR Generalist and manages the relationship with our 3rd party Benefit Administrator.
  • Oversees and Facilitates leadership training and parts of new hire orientation.
  • Investigates causes of employee disputes and grievances and recommends corrective action.
  • Promote and contribute to organizational and programmatic goals.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or related field.
  • SPHR/PHR or SHRM Certification required.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience of multiple human resource disciplines.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Demonstrates the highest level of integrity and confidentiality.

 
WIC Program Assistant: Pottstown/Montgomery CountyApply For This Job

Maternal & Family Health Services, a non-profit health and social service organization offering prenatal, family planning, and related women’s health services, is currently recruiting for a WIC Program Assistant at our Pottstown/Montgomery County site.
The WIC Program Assistant collects data and performs screenings for client eligibility determination as well as performs duties to assure the delivery of WIC benefits and nutrition education to eligible clients.

This position:
Explains the purpose of the program and provides an overview of what to expect during the appointment. Explain the “WIC Rules” and “Participant’s Rights and Responsibilities”.
Verifies identification and residency of all applicants/participants; verify income eligibility; ask about voter registration status.
Performs and records hematological and anthropometric measurements.
Provides and documents nutrition and breastfeeding contacts according to policy.
Provides food instruments and explains the food list and procedures for cashing checks
Promotes and contributes to organizational goals as well as annual nutrition, breastfeeding, and outreach goals.

Other Responsibilities:
Provide and document appropriate and required referrals to clients.
Document data provided on immunization records for children less than two years of age.
Attend regular training sessions and updates as directed.
Prepare process and maintain reports, order forms and administrative correspondence.
Perform other duties necessary to support the provision of services.

Successful candidate must be able to interact and communicate with clients and staff through verbal, written, and electronic means. Ability to enter and retrieve data using PC based systems and contemporary business software. Ability to navigate within a windows-based environment. Successful completion of PA Bureau of Labs mandated hematological training, CDC-approved anthropometric training, and MFHS-sponsored basic nutrition education and breastfeeding training. Bi-lingual in Spanish a plus.
This position is full time with an excellent benefit package including medical/dental/vision coverage, life insurance, 401(k), and a generous paid time off program.

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NOTE: Open positions will be posted for 30 days, unless otherwise stated. Maternal and Family Health Services reserves the right to fill the position prior to the expiration of the posting period.

Maternal and Family Health Services is an ADA and EEO employer.  Persons representing all aspects of diversity are encouraged to apply.